Non-AIDS associated Kaposi sarcoma

Non-AIDS associated Kaposi's sarcoma is a localized process which rarely involves lymph nodes or organs.

For a discussion of Kaposi sarcoma in general, please refer to Kaposi sarcoma


Sporadic (non-AIDS associated) Kaposi sarcoma is mostly seen in elderly males from the Mediterranean or Eastern European countries.


Usually is responsive to local or systemic therapeutic strategies.

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rID: 21811
System: Vascular
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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